Jean-Baptiste Le Rond d'Alembert Biography

Jean-Baptiste le Rond d'Alembert was a French mathematician, mechanician, physicist, philosopher, and music theorist. Until 1759 he was also co-editor with Denis Diderot of the Encyclop├ędie. D'Alembert's formula for obtaining solutions to the wave equation is named after him. The wave equation is sometimes referred to as d'Alembert's equation. Source: Wikipedia

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Name:
Jean-Baptiste Le Rond d'Alembert
Nationality:
France
Profession:
Physicist, Mathematician, Philosopher
Date of Birth:
November 16, 1717
Astrological Sign:
Scorpio
Date of Death:
October 29, 1783
Age at Death:
65
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